Kristin Froneman

North Okanagan scares up tricks and treats

A number of events are taking place throughout the region that will see volunteer fire departments set off fireworks and light bonfires.

Vernon arts centre is fired up for Day of the Dead Kiln

The Vernon Community Arts Centre mourns the death of one of its kilns with a day-after Halloween party.

On The Stage: Hot Patootie, bless my soul for Rocky Horror

Big Apple Production’s third annual Rocky Horror Show, this year at O’Keefe Ranch, is better, broader and brasher than ever before.

Halloween event guide for Vernon and the Okanagan

Check our interactive map for more information on must-see Halloween events in Vernon and the whole Okanagan.

Hometown girl Jodi Pederson gets a ROYAL welcome

Jodi Pederson is back in Vernon under her new name, ROYAL, to play her new music at Record City Friday, Oct. 28.

North Okanagan Community Concert Association is keyed up for piano unveiling

New Hamburg Steinway concert grand will be officially unveiled Oct. 29 when B.C. pianist Ian Parker takes her keys and pedals for a spin.

Nothing is sacred for this comedy ‘queen’

Critically acclaimed and award winning comedian Mike Delamont is in Vernon Oct. 28 with his one-man show, God is a Scottish Drag Queen.

Vernon and NOCCA say goodbye to the old ‘warhorse’

North Okanagan Community Concert Association's 1887 Hamburg Steinway is being retired to make way for the new concert grand.

A familiar face is back to drive shows at Caravan Farm Theatre

After six years of being away, Estelle Shook is back as the outdoor theatre's interim artistic director.

Caravan amps up the creep factor with its 13th annual Walk of Terror

Walk or run, but don't hide for one of the spookiest events of Halloween at Caravan Farm Theatre.

Historic hall in Okanagan Landing opens to art

The Okanagan Artists of Canada (OAC) is hosting its fourth annual Art at Paddlewheel Park exhibition and sale Sunday, Oct. 23.

There’s something new on the slab for Halloween at O’Keefe Ranch

Big Apple Productions moves its third annual Rocky Horror Show to the Historic O’Keefe Ranch in Spallumcheen.

The Contenders are the ultimate road warriors

Gary Fjellgaard and Valdy continue to put the miles on with their annual tour of the Okanagan.

Vernon’s Windmills is back in motion

Windmills (Cory Myraas) gives his first public concert in his hometown of Vernon since his computer was stolen with all his music files.

Liquor and words mix for Okanagan MC’s Sunnyvale tour

Kelowna-bred rapper Doug Crawford, who now lives in Vernon, joins Secret Society and the Trailer Park Boy’s ‘T’ for a national hip-hop tour.

Coldstream Coffee House keeps live music percolating

The Coldstream Live Music Society is needing new board members to run its popular monthly coffee house in Vernon.

Artists show Diversity at Vernon Public Art Gallery

Federation of Canadian Artists North Okanagan chapter holds first group exhibition at VPAG in 10 years.

Flashback to the ‘90s at Nite Magic reunion

Anyone who remembers getting funky to Sir Mix-a-Lot’s Baby Got Back likely hit the dance floor at former Vernon hot spot Nite Magic.

The good outweighs the bad

One sentence that I occasionally hear that cuts me to the core: “There’s nothing to do here.”

Cowboy Junkies deliver sweet show

The Cowboy Junkies helped celebrate the Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre’s 15th annual Birthday Bash Saturday, Oct. 1.